Lion Selected for Inclusion in All ESG Indices Used by GPIF

Jul. 20, 2022 Sustainability


Lion Corporation hereby announces its selection this year as a constituent of the stock indices adopted by the Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) for environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investment: “FTSE Blossom Japan Index,” “MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index (WIN),” both for the sixth consecutive year, “S&P/JPX Carbon Efficient Index,” for the fifth consecutive year, and “MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index.” Lion has also been selected as a constituent of “FTSE Blossom Japan Sector Relative Index” newly adopted by the GPIF in March this year. As a result, the Company has been included in all of the ESG indices that apply to Japanese companies and are adopted by GPIF.
Lion has also been selected for “FTSE4Good Index Series” for 15th consecutive year.

With its purpose, “Make a difference in everyday lives by redesigning habits: ReDesign,” as the foundation of the Group management, the Lion Group provides customers with superior products and services that are useful in realizing health, comfort and cleanliness in daily living. The Group sees contributing to the realization of a sustainable society through such efforts as its mission.

The Lion Group takes continual steps to further improve its corporate value. To this end, the Group provides products and services that place the utmost priority on customer satisfaction based on an accurate understanding of the changes taking place in peoples’ values and the social role companies are required to play. At the same time, we promote environmental preservation activities and enhances its corporate governance systems in order to remain a highly trustworthy company that meets the expectations of stakeholders, including shareholders, customers, business partners, local communities, society at large and employees.

Related Information
・Sustainability (Lion’s website)
・Lion Integrated Report 2022